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$100K Grant from Highland Street Foundation

May 22, 2009

BOSTON, Mass. – Children’s Hospital Boston received a $100,000 grant from the Highland Street Foundation to help address “some of the most pressing needs in our communities during challenging economic times.” The awards were made in conjunction with the Foundation’s 20th Anniversary. Children’s Hospital Boston was one of 20 recipient nonprofit organizations.

Since established in 1989, the Highland Street Foundation (www.highlandstreet.org) has given $80 million to Massachusetts nonprofit organizations. It is committed to addressing the needs and concerns of children and families, primarily in Massachusetts and California, targeting education, housing, mentoring, health care, environment, and the arts.

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